The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 70 76 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 25 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.68% 1.43% 1.35%
As % of the System Software category 18.52% 13.13% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 10
Average salary £35,000 £46,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.91% +46.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
vSphere
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
135 99 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.48% 10.89% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 103 69 87
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cirencester +5 11 £38,750 +29.16% 1
Cheltenham +7 7 £35,000 +17.64%
Gloucester - 6 £36,250 -
Fairford - 2 £29,750 -
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 51 (98.08%) VMware
2 44 (84.62%) Windows
3 40 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 36 (69.23%) MS Exchange
5 35 (67.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 31 (59.62%) Linux
7 29 (55.77%) Citrix
8 25 (48.08%) ITIL
9 20 (38.46%) Active Directory
10 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
11 18 (34.62%) SAN
12 17 (32.69%) Cisco
12 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (28.85%) DNS
15 14 (26.92%) SQL
15 14 (26.92%) MCSE
15 14 (26.92%) Firewall
15 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (25.00%) SCCM
16 13 (25.00%) Service Management
16 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (23.08%) Symantec
17 12 (23.08%) Project Management
17 12 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
17 12 (23.08%) Management Information System
17 12 (23.08%) WSUS
17 12 (23.08%) Clustering
17 12 (23.08%) Backup Exec

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (21.15%) IIS
4 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (13.46%) Apache
6 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
6 6 (11.54%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (5.77%) Lync
7 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Office 365
2 5 (9.62%) SaaS
2 5 (9.62%) PaaS
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (34.62%) SAN
2 15 (28.85%) DNS
3 14 (26.92%) Firewall
4 11 (21.15%) WAN
5 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
6 9 (17.31%) Network Security
7 8 (15.38%) VPN
7 8 (15.38%) LAN
7 8 (15.38%) SMTP
8 7 (13.46%) SSL
9 6 (11.54%) Internet
9 6 (11.54%) NAS
9 6 (11.54%) VLAN
10 4 (7.69%) DHCP
10 4 (7.69%) SNMP
11 3 (5.77%) MPLS
11 3 (5.77%) iSCSI
11 3 (5.77%) Wireless
11 3 (5.77%) NetScaler
12 1 (1.92%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (11.54%) MySQL
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (19.23%) Military
2 7 (13.46%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (19.23%) Platform Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Team Leader
2 6 (11.54%) Analyst
3 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (7.69%) Administrator
3 4 (7.69%) Server Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 3 (5.77%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Server Support
4 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Server Support Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Technical Team Leader
4 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Management Information System
1 12 (23.08%) Clustering
2 3 (5.77%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 44 (84.62%) Windows
2 31 (59.62%) Linux
3 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.69%) CentOS
7 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) ITIL
2 13 (25.00%) Service Management
3 12 (23.08%) Project Management
4 11 (21.15%) Configuration Management
4 11 (21.15%) Time Management
5 10 (19.23%) Scrum
5 10 (19.23%) Information Security
5 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (19.23%) Document Management
5 10 (19.23%) DevOps
6 8 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
6 8 (15.38%) Change Management
6 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
7 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
7 7 (13.46%) Change Control
8 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.77%) Line Management
10 2 (3.85%) People Management
10 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) SQL
2 11 (21.15%) C
3 10 (19.23%) VBScript
4 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 6 (11.54%) PHP
6 3 (5.77%) Perl
6 3 (5.77%) Python
7 2 (3.85%) Ruby
7 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (26.92%) MCSE
4 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 11 (21.15%) DV Cleared
5 11 (21.15%) MCITP
6 10 (19.23%) MCSA
7 9 (17.31%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (13.46%) CCNA
9 3 (5.77%) CCA
10 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.92%) Degree
10 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (67.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 11 (21.15%) XenApp
4 9 (17.31%) VMware ESX
5 7 (13.46%) Hyper-V
6 5 (9.62%) XenDesktop
7 4 (7.69%) Terminal Services
8 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.92%) Postfix
9 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) SCCM
2 12 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (23.08%) Backup Exec
2 12 (23.08%) WSUS
3 9 (17.31%) NetBackup
4 8 (15.38%) Zenoss
4 8 (15.38%) WhatsUp Gold
5 7 (13.46%) SCOM
6 3 (5.77%) SCVMM
6 3 (5.77%) vMotion
Vendors
1 51 (98.08%) VMware
2 40 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 29 (55.77%) Citrix
4 17 (32.69%) Cisco
5 12 (23.08%) Symantec
6 10 (19.23%) Red Hat
7 9 (17.31%) Sophos
7 9 (17.31%) NetApp
8 3 (5.77%) HP
8 3 (5.77%) Websense
8 3 (5.77%) Veeam
9 1 (1.92%) LANDesk
Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
The People Network
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester
CPS Group
Salary: £28k per year + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 20 days ago